New partnership project “Media and History” kicks off in Bologna

Luisa Cigognetti and Pierre Sorlin (Istituto per la Storia e le Memorie del ‘900 Parri) introduce the project to the team members during the kick off meeting in Bologna.

The “Media and History” project, led by Istituto per la Storia e le Memorie del ‘900 Parri with EUROCLIO as partner, kicked off in Bologna during the first project meeting that took place from 24th – 26th November 2015. In this project specialists in history and media education from Hungary, Italy, Poland, Slovenia, Spain, The Netherlands and United Kingdom work together to encourage history educators to use multimedia resources to help students become more media literate. The project will result in a variety of tools designed for educator to teach about history and media, including a training package on media literacy and multimedia tools for the teaching of history (offering resources that educators can directly use to teach about media and history in a critical way. For more information about this project, please contact steven@euroclio.eu.

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